Don't let urgent usurp important

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Yes, I know Y2K is right around the corner. There are only a few days left to prepare. But, please, don't sacrifice your most important relationships to the more…

Al Gore: Bullish on government

by David Limbaugh -- Who would have ever dreamed that a federal budget surplus would generate more problems than it would solve? At least the ongoing deficits forced lawmakers into making some more…

Deconstructing Santa

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Christmas has nearly arrived; they're cutting down trees. I'm trying to keep my happy holiday glow going, because, as my poet/anthropologist friend Anne-Adele reminds us, "There are four more…

Memo to terrorists of the world

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- MEMO To: Terrorists of the World From: Llewellyn H. Rockwell Jr. Date: End of the Century The U.S. State Department and every other official agency is telling us more…

Politicizing the Boy Scouts

by Jon Dougherty -- My son is involved in the Boy Scouts; he has earned the rank of Webelos, and I'm awful proud of him for that accomplishment. But if a certain more…

What about my local providers?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- I'm often asked by people how they can find out about how their local providers are doing. The short answer is you probably can't. I'm not saying you more…

'Twas the night before Christmas

by Craige McMillan -- It's almost here -- how will you be spending Christmas this year? As I began to answer that question for myself, I started wondering how others spend their more…

Count your blessings ...

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- It's the end of another twelve months and it's time to review and reflect upon the past year. A few wise and many unwise people even try and more…

Reflections on the Russian vote

by J.R. Nyquist -- The outcome of Russia's elections are being misrepresented in the mainstream American press. "Moderates make gains in Russia," declared my local newspaper headline. ABC news jubilantly reported the more…

Faith of the founders

by Linda Bowles -- Just as we were on the verge of enjoying another secular Christmas season, along comes some flaky politician spoiling it all by blurting out the name of "Christ" more…